from communist times. do you see anything new in the latest protests? >> [inaudible] another new point is that i think, the first time in russian history, russian government lost the war. they always control the process of giving meaning to words and now they have lost it. now, people decide. >> we do not know yet whether this is simply a one-off show of anger, frustration, something that will die away, or whether it is something lasting, something genuine. >> i think it is much more than frustration. people look resolute, rather than frustrated.